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Parents > United States > Illinois > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1892 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 08, 1892 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 08, 1892 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 10, 1893 - 12:00pm
Term End January 11, 1897 - 12:00pm
Turnout 22.82% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last Modifiedev July 30, 2007 12:00am
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1888
NameJoseph W. Fifer Votes367,860 (50.50%)
Term01/14/1889 - 01/10/1893 Margin32,547 (+4.47%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1896
NameJohn R. Tanner Votes587,637 (54.10%)
Term01/11/1897 - 01/14/1901 Margin113,381 (+10.44%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 28, 1892 IL Governor-D Convention John Peter Altgeld
D 856
May 06, 1892 IL Governor-R Convention Joseph W. Fifer
R 1,235
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Name John Peter Altgeld (I) Gov. Joseph W. Fifer Robert R. Link Nathan M. Barnett  
PartyDemocratic Republican Prohibition People's  
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Uncertified Votes425,558 (48.74%) 402,686 (46.12%) 24,808 (2.84%) 20,103 (2.30%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -22,872 (-2.62%) -400,750 (-45.90%) -405,455 (-46.44%)  
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